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Resources for Refugees and Asylum-Seekers


If you are a refugee or asylum-seeker from North Africa, Middle East, or Central Asian regions
living in or around Orange County, VOR services are for you!

First, request one or more services below, then a Care Manager from VOR
will contact you to get to know you and start with an intake Interview.

  If you need help filling out forms on this website or would like to ask questions in Arabic or Farsi,

contact Viola at 714.886.0194 or ViolaW@vorservices.org

NEW SEMESTER begins JANUARY 10TH, 2022 and ends MARCH 18th, 2022.

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

Starts on January 10th

Improve your English ability with experienced teachers in groups sorted by ability (from Beginner to Upper Intermediate). This class is free, with a $20 textbook fee when starting each level.

Mondays to Wednesdays
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Starts on January 24th

Are you applying for U.S. citizenship? This group class reviews topics on the citizenship test so that you can be more prepared for your interview with a USCIS officer.

Mondays
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

Online by Request

Does your child need to improve his or her skills in Reading, Math, or other subjects? Sign up for weekly 1-hour tutoring from experienced volunteers on a chosen school subject.

Mondays or Thursdays
5:30pm to 6:30pm

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

Online by Request

“How can I improve my resume or interview techniques?” “How can I express myself better at work?” Our volunteer coaches provide personalized help and encouragement to help you thrive in the workplace.

OTHER PROGRAMS & SERVICES

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Online in Jan & Feb 2022

Do your children enjoy movies?  VOR staff and volunteers will host a movie night for your kids! To keep this a safe space, the event is open to children aged 17 or under only

2nd & 4th Fridays Each Month!
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

New Online Class!

Are you new in the U.S. hoping to offer the best for your family, but with questions about many areas of daily life (e.g., where to find help, transportation, culture, social services). Friendly guides will share tips on transitioning into the U.S. society & culture.

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

Need 10 Students to Begin!

Do you want to improve your computer skills for work or family needs? This class is for you! Students will learn how about different apps (e.g., Sheets) in Google Workplace.

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

Need 10 Students to Begin!

This 10-week interactive group class will help you manage emotional conflict, improve communication skills, and build tools to manage life’s issues.

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

Starting in March 2022

Improve your English with friendly native speakers in a relaxed way! Share about your culture and have your questions about U.S. culture answered.

 

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

Starting in March 2022

Do you have your DMV learner’s permit but find it hard to find a car or a friend to practice with you? Book a practice session at VOR using our new driving simulator to keep improving your skills and accelerate toward the goal (your driver’s license)!